Dr Linda Gallo

Senior Research Officer

Mater Research Institute-UQ
Faculty of Medicine

Senior Research Officer

School of Biomedical Sciences
Faculty of Medicine
linda.gallo@mater.uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 51047

Overview

Research Interests

  • Diabetes and metabolic health
  • Kidney function and diabetic nephropathy
  • Cardiovascular health
  • Pregnancy complications and fetal programming
  • New therapies for diabetes and complications

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy - Med, Dent & Health Sciences, University of Melbourne
  • Graduate Certificate in Res Commercialisation, University of Melbourne
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), University of Melbourne

Publications

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Grants

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Gallo, L. A., Ward, M. S., Fotheringham, A. K., Pollock, C., Panchapakesan, U. and Forbes, J. M. (2015). In Db/db mice, Sglt2 inhibition does not improve diabetic nephropathy despite glycaemic improvements. In: 51st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, Canberra, Australia, (24-24). 7-9 September 2015. doi:10.1111/nep.12543

  • Borg, D. J., McCarthy, D., Reeves, P., Ward, M. S., Fotheringham, A. K., Gallo, L. A., Harcourt, B. E., Agrawal, N., Steptoe, R. and Forbes, J. M. (2015). Short-term alagebrium chloride (ALT-711) therapy pre-diabetes for the treatment of Type I Diabetes. In: Immunology of Diabetes Society 14th International Congress, Munich, Germany, (). 12-16 April 2015.

  • Tesch, G. H., Sourris, K. C., Summers, S. A., Mccarthy, D., Ward, M. S., Borg, D. J., Gallo, L. A., Fotheringham, A. K., Pettit, A., Yap, F. Y. T., Harcourt, B. E., Tan, A. L. Y., Kausman, J. Y., Nikolic-Paterson, D. J., Kitching, A. R. and Forbes, J. M. (2014). Deficiency of rage in bone marrow cells reduces renal injury in diabetic mice. In: 50th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, Melbourne Australia, (41-41). 25–27 August 2014. doi:10.1111/nep.12301

  • Leung, C., Fotheringham, A. K., Zhuang, A., Borg, D. J., Ward, M. S., Coughlan, M. T., Mccarthy, D. A., Gallo, L. A., Harcourt, B. E. and Forbes, J. M. (2014). Flux of advanced glycation end products across the kidney as a contributor to renal disease in diabetes. In: 50th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, Melbourne, Australia, (62-63). 25–27 August 2014. doi:10.1111/nep.12302

  • Gallo, Linda A., Ward, Micheal S., Harcourt, Brooke E., Fotheringham, Amelia K., McCarthy, Domenica A., Penfold, Sally A. and Forbes, Josephine M. (2014). Glyoxalase-1 Inhibition Leads to Podocyte Insulin Resistance and Features Resembling Diabetic Kidney Disease. In: 14th Asian Pacific Congress of Nephrology, Tokyo, Japan, (24-24). 14-17 May 2014. doi:10.1111/nep.12236

  • Ward, M. S., Flemming, N. B., Gallo, L. A., Fotheringham, A., Gobe, G., Vesey, D. and Forbes, J. M. (2014). Mitochondrial targeting of superoxide by Mitoq improves metabolic renal dysfunction. In: 50th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology, Melbourne Australia, (56-56). 25–27 August 2014. doi:10.1111/nep.12301

  • Gallo, L., Harcourt, B. E., Fotheringham, A. K., Mccarthy, D., Penfold, S. A. and Forbes, J. M. (2013). Glyoxalase-1 Inhibition Leads to Diabetic Kidney Disease Associated with Podocyte Insulin Resistance. In: Nephrology. , , (51-51). .

  • Wlodek, Mary E., Tran, Melanie, Gallo, Linda A., Hanvey, Alanna, Cullen-McEwen, Luise A., Westcott, Kerryn T., Jefferies, Andrew J. and Moritz, Karen M. (2013). Low Maternal Birth Weight Is Associated with Transmission of Cardio-Renal and Metabolic Deficits and Dysfunction.. In: Scientific Abstracts - 60th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation (SGI). 60th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation (SGI), Orlando Fl, (142A-142A). 20-23 March 2013. doi:10.1177/1933719113482088

  • Gallo, L. A., Harcourt, B. E., Fotheringham, A. K., McCarthy, D., Penfold, S. A. and Forbes, J. M. (2013). Methylglyoxal induced insulin resistance in podocytes contributes to diabetic kidney disease. In: Abstracts of the 49th EASD Annual Meeting. 49th Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), Barcelona, Spain, (S480-S480). 23 -27 September 2013. doi:10.1007/s00125-013-3012-z

  • Tran, Melanie, Jefferies, Andrew J., Gallo, Linda A., Moritz, Karen M. and Wlodek, Mary E. (2011). Effect of uteroplacental insufficiency on maternal later life metabolic disease risk. In: Program and Abstracts of the 7th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease. 7th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD), Portland, Oregon, United States, (S121-S122). 18–21 September 2011. doi:10.1017/S2040174411000481

  • Tran, Melanie, Gallo, Linda A., Moritz, Karen M. and Wlodek, Mary E. (2011). Intergenerational transmission of fetal growth restriction and pancreatic deficits to the next generation. In: Program and Abstracts of the 7th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease. 7th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD), Portland, Oregon, United States, (S10-S10). 18–21 September 2011. doi:10.1017/S204017441100047X

  • Gallo, Linda A., Moritz, Karen M., Tran, Melanie, Mazzuca, Marc Q., Cullen-McEwen, Luisa A., Denton, Kate M. and Wlodek, Mary E. (2011). Intergenerational transmission of growth restriction, nephron deficits and hypertension in rats. In: Program and Abstracts of the 7th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease. 7th World Congress on Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD), Portland, Oregon, United States, (S35-S35). 18–21 September 2011. doi:10.1017/S2040174411000481

  • Gallo, Linda A., Denton, Kate M., Moritz, Karen M. and Wlodek, Mary E. (2011). Long-term alterations in maternal blood pressure and renal function after pregnancy in normal and growth restricted rats. In: High Blood Pressure Research 2011 Scientific Sessions Abstracts. Scientific Sessions of High Blood Pressure Research, Orlando Fl, (E99-E99). 20-24 September 2011. doi:10.1161/HYP.0b013e318234a201

  • Wlodek, Mary E., Tran, Melanie, Westcott, Kerryn T., Jefferies, Andrew, Gallo, Linda A. and Moritz, Karen M. (2010). Being born small programs impaired glucose tolerance in pregnancy. In: 57th Annual Meeting of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation, Orlando, FL, U.S.A., (314A-314A). 24-27 March 2010. doi:10.1177/193371912010173s067

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision